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1:59 PM / Friday November 15, 2019

Week In Review

Second suspect in Seton Hall shooting arrested in Pa.

October 1, 2010

A man charged with shooting five people, killing one, at an off-campus party near Seton Hall University over the weekend pleaded not guilty during his first court appearance on Wednesday, hours before authorities in Pennsylvania arrested a second man accused of providing him with a gun.

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Racist messages pose quandary for mainstream sites

October 1, 2010

Although you rarely hear racial insults on Main Street these days, there’s a place where unashamed bigotry is all too easy to find: tossed off in the comments sections of some of the Internet’s most popular websites, today’s virtual Main Street.

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Study: 75 percent of Americans will be overweight by 2020

September 26, 2010

Three out of four Americans will be overweight or obese by 2020, and disease rates and health care spending will balloon, unless governments, individuals and industry cooperate on a comprehensive strategy to combat the epidemic, the study by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development said.

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New report: more grandparents raising grandkids

September 20, 2010

These grandparents often give themselves high marks as caregivers, but many face distinctive stresses as they confront unanticipated financial burdens and culture shock that come with the responsibilities of child-raising.

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Little Rock Nine member Jefferson Thomas dies

September 20, 2010

Jefferson Thomas, who as a teenager was among nine black students to integrate a Little Rock high school in the nation’s first major battle over school segregation, has died. He was 67. Thomas died in Ohio of pancreatic cancer.

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Fla. minister determined to hold 9/11 Quran burn

September 20, 2010

A top general, the Secretary of State, the White House and political and religious leaders from around the world have decried a plan by the leader of a small Florida church to burn copies of Islam’s holiest text to mark the 9/11 attacks. The Rev. Terry Jones is not backing down.

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HUD auditing Philly housing agency amid sex claims

September 4, 2010

The director of the Philadelphia Housing Authority was placed on leave last week amid revelations the agency quietly agreed to pay nearly $900,000 to settle four sexual-harassment complaints filed against him, and U.S housing officials pledged an immediate audit.

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Settlement ends Louisiana police shooting lawsuit

September 4, 2010

The widow of an elderly black man shot to death by a white police officer last year has reached a settlement with the town of Homer, La., closing a lawsuit brought by the Southern Poverty Law Center [SPLC] on her behalf.

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Recent News

Health

The American Diabetes Association applauds the Insulin Price Reduction Act introduced by the House Diabetes Caucus

November 8, 2019

The American Diabetes Association (ADA) strongly supports the introduction of the Insulin Price Reduction Act in the...

Color Of Money

Millennial Money: Don’t let anxiety rule your finances

November 8, 2019

By Amrita Jayakumar  ASSOCIATED PRESS Financial decisions are rarely easy, whether it’s buying your first car or...

Entertainment

‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ is No. 1, but it’s no winner

November 8, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Arnold Schwarzenegger in “Terminator: Dark Fate.”(Kerry Brown/Paramount Pictures via AP) By Lindsey Bahr ASSOCIATED PRESS ...

Sports

Colin Kaepernick plans to audition for NFL teams on Saturday

November 13, 2019

Colin Kaepernick plans to audition for NFL teams on Saturday in a private workout arranged by the...

Food And Beverage

The “Chopped” Champion

November 1, 2019

Winning “Chopped” is just the latest challenge Philadelphia-based Chef Kristol Bryant has met. By Denise Clay Anyone...

Horoscopes

SUNscopes for the week of Nov. 10

November 8, 2019

All Signs: The celestial skies are busy this week, which means we have a bit of a...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff